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Rosie Johanson

Redshirt Senior
Vancouver, British Columbia
Abbotsford Virtual School
High School

2020-21 (Senior Season)

  • Ranked No. 47 in singles in the Preseason ITA rankings

2019-20 (RS Junior Season)

  • ITA Atlantic Region Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award recipient
  • Posted a 10-7 mark in singles that included six wins in dual action
  • Reached a season-high singles ranking of No. 35 twice in the Oracle/ITA singles rankings
  • Posted an 18-3 mark in doubles action, including a 12-2 mark in duals and when partnered with Glozman
  • Reached a season-high doubles ranking of No. 41 with Glozman
  • Defeated No. 13 duo of Daniel/Reami with Glozman to help claim a dual win at No. 3 NC State (3/1)
  • Advanced to the semifinals at the ITA Atlantic Regional in doubles with Subhash
  • Defeated No. 4 Alexa Graham in singles action at the Kitty Harrison Invitational as the highest-ranked win of the season in singles
  • Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2018-19 (Junior Season)

  • Sat out the year rehabbing an injury

2017-18 (Sophomore Season)

  • All-ACC First Team selection
  • Ranked as high as No. 32 in the Oracle/ITA singles rankings and No. 7 in doubles
  • Selected to compete in NCAA Singles Championship and in NCAA Doubles Championship with Meghan Kelley
  • ITA Atlantic Region Doubles Championship with Kelley
  • Advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA Fall Championships in doubles
  • Finished as ITA Atlantic Region runner-up in singles
  • Advanced to the Round of 32 at the ITA Fall Championships
  • 22-13 in singles play, with a final ranking of No. 35
  • Competed primarily at No. 1 singles for the Cavaliers
  • Posted a singles win over ACC Player of the Year Estela Perez-Somarriba of Miami to help UVA to the win over the
    No. 19 Hurricanes
  • 27-11 record in doubles with Kelley with a final ranking of No. 25
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll

2016-17 (Freshman Season)

  • ITA Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year
  • All-ACC Second Team
  • VaSID Rookie of the Year
  • Posted a team-leading 28-10 mark in singles play
  • Went 16-6 in dual match play, splitting time at No. 1 and No. 2 singles
  • Went 9-4 at No. 1 singles and 7-2 at No. 2 singles with a 6-5 record against nationally-ranked opponents
  • Finished the season ranked No. 65 in the ITA singles rankings
  • Posted a 21-16 mark in doubles play
  • Went 17-12 in doubles with Meghan Kelley, including 12-9 in dual play and 8-4 in ACC


  • Competed with the Canadian Fed Cup Team U14 and U16
  • Claimed four ITF junior titles, two grade 4s and two grade 5s
  • Doubles winner at the Winnipeg 25k in 2014
  • Doubles winner at the Victoria 10k in 2015
  • Two-time U18 Junior Nationals doubles champion
  • Also a U18 Junior Nationals singles champion
  • U16 Junior Nationals singles winner
  • Singles and Doubles Champion at the Washington State Open
  • Helped her team claim a silver medal at the Canada Games
  • Tennis British Columbia Junior Female Athlete of the Year in 2013
  • Also played soccer and ran track, setting the 1500m record holder at Fraser Valley


  • Daughter of Mike and Sarah Johanson
  • Born in England
  • Has two siblings
  • Uncle won Stanley Cup with the Detroit Red Wings
  • Grandfather was an Olympic pole vaulter
  • Recipient of the Virginia Athletics Foundation endowed scholarship for the 2020-21 academic year
  • Is enrolled in the Curry School of Education pursuing a  masters of education in educational psychology